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Old 07-23-08, 03:30 PM   #24
cvearl
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Default Re: Nvidia 260 GTX ot ATI HD 4870

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Originally Posted by nekrosoft13 View Post
i don't care how much his budget is, with the resolution he is using it would be a waste.

by the time he will need more power GTX 300 series and ati 5800 series will be out.
Um his card is DEAD. So he needs a card. Should he buy an el cheapo card and wait? I know I would not be happy doing that even for a month.

+1 to the 4870 from me.

My 2 favorite games at the moment Grid and COD4 love the 4870 as much as I do.

1680x1050 with 4xAA and all maxed out has been an absolute treat!

I heavily play tested in Bioshock DX10, FEAR, COJ, HL2:EP2 and Race07 and the card is a champ in those as well. Looks as good as it did on my 8800GT only smoother at higher settings.

Bargain at $289 Canadian.

C.
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